Category Archives: Politics

Trumpian news and advice from our fellow creatures

From Harper’s Findings, April 2017: A moth that spins in circles and has a pompadour of whitish-yellow scales was named Neopalpa donaldtrumpi. And this: Reports emerged that a group of chimpanzees attacked a deposed tyrannical alpha male, beat him with … Continue reading

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It’s the Supreme Court, stupid!

I mean “stupids”: those of you who didn’t vote for Hillary Clinton for…reasons. From DailyKos Elections: • TX Redistricting: In a major blow to voting rights, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled five-to-four along ideological lines on Tuesday to stay two … Continue reading

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Filthy rich spottings: Steve Mnuchin and his honeymoon

From 538 Significant Digits: $25,000 per hour Hourly cost of the U.S. Air Force jet that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, independently wealthy from his time at Goldman Sachs, asked the government to use to fly him to his honeymoon in … Continue reading

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